Most Recent Content from: Jackie Marchildon

  • Article: Canada Just Pledged $50 Million to Global Fund That Helps Children in Crisis Get An Education
    ImpactEducation

    Canada Just Pledged $50 Million to Global Fund That Helps Children in Crisis Get An Education

    By Jackie Marchildon|Dec. 4, 2018

    This commitment will affect the lives of almost 340,000 children. Read more

  • Article: Chris Martin's Advocacy Proves We Can Be the Generation to End Extreme Poverty
    Citizenship

    Chris Martin's Advocacy Proves We Can Be the Generation to End Extreme Poverty

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 30, 2018

    Martin became the Global Citizen Festival Curator in 2015 — and has been inspiring us ever since. Read more

  • Article: Here's What It Looks Like When Thousands of Women March Against Violence
    Girls & Women

    Here's What It Looks Like When Thousands of Women March Against Violence

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 26, 2018

    Nov. 25 was International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women. Read more

  • Article: 5 Facts About Living with a Disability in the Developing World
    Health

    5 Facts About Living with a Disability in the Developing World

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 23, 2018

    An estimated 1 billion people in the world live with disabilities. Read more

  • Article: 85,000 Children Have Died From Hunger in Yemen: Report
    Food & Hunger

    85,000 Children Have Died From Hunger in Yemen: Report

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 21, 2018

    Save the Children called its estimate “conservative.” Read more

  • Article: Canadian Government Gives World's Poor Millions in Cash to Fight Extreme Poverty
    Finance & Innovation

    Canadian Government Gives World's Poor Millions in Cash to Fight Extreme Poverty

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 21, 2018

    Officials confirmed the country has been providing cash directly to people in over 35 countries. Read more

  • Feature: Here's What Pregnancy Looks Like Around Sub-Saharan Africa
    FeatureHealth

    Here's What Pregnancy Looks Like Around Sub-Saharan Africa

    By Jackie Marchildon  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 20, 2018

    About 830 women die from pregnancy- or childbirth-related complications every day. Read more

  • Article: Indigenous Women Were Forced to Get Their Tubes Tied. Human Rights Groups Are Calling on Canada to Act.
    Health

    Indigenous Women Were Forced to Get Their Tubes Tied. Human Rights Groups Are Calling on Canada to Act.

    By Jackie Marchildon|Nov. 19, 2018

    At least 60 women have joined a lawsuit alleging they were forced to have their tubes tied. Read more